Edinburgh Marathon

Edinburgh Marathon

Marathon a trial even for spectators

Edinburgh Marathon runners have described the race as "a shambles" amid complaints about a lack of atmosphere and poor organisation.

Marathon: Phil Nicholls beats pain barrier as debut pair triumph in Edinburgh

Past experience mattered little as the ninth Edinburgh Marathon produced two winners who had never before tested themselves over 26 miles.

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Bus warning for Edinburgh Marathon

BUS passengers are being warned they face disruption to services as a result of the Edinburgh Marathon.

Places running out for Edinburgh Marathon

TIME is running out for competitors to enter next year's Edinburgh Marathon, organisers said today.

Background: The man who got the capital's jogging masses up and running

EDINBURGH waited 17 long years to host a marathon before Geoff Sims took on the challenge of staging the event against the city's historic backdrop.

Edinburgh Marathon founder loses fight with cancer, aged 46

THE founder of one of Scotland's biggest sporting events has passed away at the age of just 46.

Edinburgh Marathon results | Scottish Half Marathon results | Hairy Haggis relay results

Over 25,000 runners hit the streets of Edinburgh on Sunday as the city hosted three running events on the one day. Below you will find the results of the Edinburgh Marathon, the Scottish Half Marathon and the Hairy Haggis relay. To find a result for a runner, click on the link and once the web page opens press CTRL F and type in the name of the person you are searching for.

Team-mates mystified by tragic death of 'very fit' marathon runner

FRIENDS of tragic Edinburgh Marathon runner Doug MacFarlane are still mystified at his death, it emerged yesterday.

Friends tell of their shock at death of marathon entrant

THE colleagues of an experienced runner who died during the city marathon have spoken of their shock at his death.

Workmates express shock at death of marathon runner

COLLEAGUES have expressed their shock at the death of a 52-year-old man who collapsed during the Edinburgh Marathon on one of hottest weekends of the year so far.

Athletics: Duncan is city slicker in Capital marathon

"SMURFETTE" Nicola Duncan emerged as the unlikely Capital hero of the Edinburgh Marathon when she finished third in the women's race on her classic event debut.

Marathon relay runner dies in ERI

A RUNNER has died after collapsing during the Edinburgh marathon.

Edinburgh Marathon in pictures

THOUSANDS of runners took part in a thrilling Edinburgh Marathon which was won just a few hundred yards from the finishing line after the race leader pulled up with cramp.

Lancashire runner wins at last gasp on a sweltering day for Edinburgh event

PINK tutus, pink kilts and pink faces were seemingly de rigueur for this year's Edinburgh Marathon, the sun which drenched each and every one of the 26 miles from the city centre to the conclusion at Musselburgh Racecourse yesterday ensuring that those without appropriately air-conditioned apparel felt the adverse effects of the conditions.

Tragedy strikes at Edinburgh city marathon

ONE runner died and 185 others were treated by paramedics yesterday as temperatures soared during Scotland's major marathon event.

Macmillan's runner record for Edinburgh Marathon

MACMILLAN Cancer Support is to have a record 670 runners taking part in this year's Edinburgh Marathon on Sunday, earning the charity more than £400,000.

Matthew Pierson hopes Edinburgh Marathon will put right his London wrongs

MATTHEW Pierson has pledged to show his true form in tomorrow's Edinburgh Marathon to make up for his recent sub-par showing in London.

Interview: Donald Macgregor, athlete

As thousands of runners gear up for the Edinburgh Marathon tomorrow, spare a thought for whoever will come in seventh for, as one such runner tells Stephen McGinty, it's still an incredible achievement

Edinburgh Marathon: 25,000 set to hit streets as runners gear up for race day

SPECTATORS will have to be up with the lark on Sunday to catch the start of the Scottish Half Marathon Championship which has been added to the programme for this year's Edinburgh Marathon and is expected to boost the overall numbers trotting around the Capital to about 25,000.

Ron Hill's digging out his trusty string vest for the Edinburgh Marathon

COMMONWEALTH gold medal winner and former marathon world record holder, Ron Hill, will be among those pounding the streets of the capital on Sunday, bringing with him his 40-year-old string vest.

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